Away from Dry Land ...
|Mon, 15 Oct 2007 23:16
|Some fascinating places you can't see without getting your feet wet (at the very least!).
The only photos I can find from a sandbank that canít be reached on foot:
Sarn Badrig (St Patrickís Causeway) off the coast of Wales
All the rest are man-made features.
Maunsell Forts in the Thames
Forts built to protect Portsmouth
Nab Tower Lighthouse
Wolf Rock Lighthouse
Bell Rock Lighthouse
Windmills on Burbo Bank in the Mersey
Built in the Thames for the planned Maplin Airport
Built in the Wash (only one is on the OS maps but both can be found on Google Earth)
|Wed, 31 Oct 2007 14:53
|Wed, 28 Nov 2007 19:29
|Here's one I got last weekend - the highest land in the square[*], and it's below mean low tide! Probably one for the "extremes" collection, too...
[*] Plockton, in the background, is beyond the boundary - and has 50 of its own Geographs.
|Thu, 10 Jan 2008 22:27
|All that remains of Brighton's West Pier (November 2006) maybe there's even less left by now.|
|Tue, 29 Jun 2010 18:36
|The only photos I can find from a sandbank that canít be reached on foot:
... but I missed this one.
|Thu, 7 Oct 2010 20:38
|Another pier end
inaccessible forts in the River Medway
The Medway also has many islands that are bird reserves that are inaccessible without a boat.
Plus this small island in the Swale